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BigLaw lawyers often imagine in-house gigs as the promised land, but there's no promise of work/life balance in house either
Speaking of work/life balance, a recent New York Times article suggests it's causing intra-office conflict. Ms. JD's Jessie Kornberg weighs in to disagree.
Did you tune in to the DNC this week? Women lawyers were front and center (e.g., Harvard Law Professor Elizabeth Warren, Georgetown grad Sandra Fluke, Michelle Obama, and Kamala Harris)
The ABA Journal is touting Legal Rebels, but only 3 of them are women. Ironic, since reading the ABA Journal, one might think just being a woman in the profession is a form of rebellion.
Corporette has a twist on the age old question of what to wear to work and asks "what to wear to pump at work?"
The Apple v. Samsung ruling has been all over the news. Gizmodo has an interesting take (filled with some juror intrigue!) on how and why the verdict will be appealed and may not stand.
For 1Ls: It's that exciting time that you're settling into classes but still full of a little bit nervous energy. Here's a great (and humorous) post on the infamous socratic method used by many law school professors to help you get started!
Are you wondering how to power your brain up to do work or get into an exercise routine? Lifehacker has some fun (illustrated!) answers.
Not sure about twitter for lawyers? Just curious about it? The ABA Journal has some recommendations about how to use it effectively
even if you're not tweeting yourself.